Office of the Provost




Steven C. Currall, Ph.D.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
(Biographical Sketch)
Welcome to the Office of the Provost. The Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs is the University’s chief academic officer, responsible for the overall quality of teaching, scholarship and research at the University and oversees all aspects of academic life, ranging from admissions and faculty development to supervision of SMU’s seven schools, library system, and international programs. LEARN MORE

Sheri Kunovich, Associate Provost for Student Academic Engagement and Success

Sheri Kunovich Named Associate Provost for Student Academic Engagement and Success

I am pleased to announce that Sheri Kunovich, Chair of the Department of Sociology, will join the Provost Office’s team on 9 July 2018 in the newly-titled role of Associate Provost for Student Academic Engagement and Success.
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Dean of SMU Libraries Holly Jeffcoat

Holly Jeffcoat Named Dean of SMU Libraries

Holly Jeffcoat, a leader in the use of technology in instruction and library services, has been selected as the next dean of SMU Libraries. She will assume her new duties August 1, 2018.
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